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Eagles dealing with suspension of offensive tackle Lane Johnson

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    Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles (9) walks off the field with Jeremy Maclin at the end of NFL football training camp on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez) (The Associated Press)

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    Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles speaks to the media during an NFL football training camp on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez) (The Associated Press)

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    Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles (9) drops back to pass during NFL football training camp on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez) (The Associated Press)

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    Philadelphia Eagles' Mark Sanchez throws a pass during NFL football training camp on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez) (The Associated Press)

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    Philadelphia Eagles' LeSean McCoy (25) and Damaris Johnson greet fans as they take the field during NFL football training camp on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez) (The Associated Press)

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly opened training camp Saturday dealing with an issue he never faced before — one of his top players being suspended.

Right tackle Lane Johnson, Kelly's first opening-round draft pick and the fourth overall pick of the 2013 draft will miss the first four games of the 2014 season after testing positive for a banned substance.

Johnson started all 16 games as a rookie and the team's wild-card playoff loss to the New Orleans Saints. He won't be eligible until the fifth game when the Eagles host the St. Louis Rams on Oct. 5.

The tackle is allowed to practice every day at training camp and play in the team's four preseason games. Once the regular season begins on Sept. 7, he must be off team premises.

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